| Montgomery Robert Bartlett - Education - 1827 - 274 pages
...or short, of whole numbers. 2. Point off to the right of the quotient, as many places fpidecimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 3. If the places in the quotient fall short, supply the deficiency by prefixing cyphers. 4. When a... | |
| William Slocomb - 1828 - 160 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient, point off so many places for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** o 2. If there be not so many places of decimals in the quotient as the rule requires, supply the deficit... | |
| Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 348 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right-band of the quotient point off so many places for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. If the places in the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, supply the defect by prefixing... | |
| Thomas Kerigan - Nautical astronomy - 1828 - 776 pages
....0625 Multiply By . Product = . .75 .75 375 525 ^5625 DIVISION OF DECIMALS. DECIMAL FRACTIONS. tient **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** I—- But if there be not as many figures in the quotient as there are in that excess, the deficiency... | |
| James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1829 - 250 pages
...those in the dividend ; and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals, **as the. decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** If the places in the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, prefix as many ciphers to the left... | |
| Arithmetic - 1829 - 180 pages
...this RULE.* Divide as in whole numbers, and point off from the quotient as many places for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; but if there are not so many places, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. NOTE. The quotient... | |
| William Kinne - 1829 - 248 pages
...rules for pointing off in the quotient. 1. Point off for decimals in the quotient so many figures, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. 1f the figures in the quotient are not so many as the rule requires, supply the defect by prefixing... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1829 - 254 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of th' quotient, point off so many places for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. If the places in the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, Supply the defect by prefixing... | |
| Seth Davis - Arithmetic - 1830 - 206 pages
...2. Multiply 17,6 by ,75. Product 13,2. DIVISION OF DECIMALS. Rule. 1. POINT off as many figures on **the right hand of the 'quotient, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those** of the divisor. 2. If the places of the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, supply the defect... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 188 pages
...than the dividend. RULE. 128. Write down the divisor and dividend, and divide ae in whole numhers. **Point off as many places for decimals from the right...1.— If there are not so many figures in the quotient** at the numher of decimal places required, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. 2- — Should... | |
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